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Barack Obama the Frantz Fanon Fan

Submitted by on January 26, 2010 – 8:22 pm EST4 Comments

In his 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father, Barack Obama writes of of his days at Columbia University.

There he sought out the “The more politically active black students. The foreign students. The Chicanos. The Marxist professors and structural feminists and punk-rock performance poets.”

With these new friends, Obama discussed “neocolonialism, Franz (sic) Fanon, Eurocentrism, and patriarchy

Check out this little piece on Fanon, taken from the Australian anarchist website Whenua, Fenua, Enua, Vanua


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